Users of the newly opened Butterworth Outer Ring Road (BORR) will have to pay toll of between 50 sen and RM3.90, depending on the class of vehicle, at three points along the expressway from Feb 20.

Malaysia Highway Authority Director General Datuk Mohd Noor Yaacob said the three toll plazas under the open toll system are located at Jalan Prai, Bagan Ajam and Sungai Nyior.

The rate of toll at Jalan Prai is RM1.30 for Class 1 vehicles (of two axles and three or four wheels, except taxis and buses), RM2.60 for Class 2 vehicles (of two axles and six wheels, except buses), RM3.90 for Class 3 vehicles (of three axles or more, except buses), 70 sen for Class 4 vehicles (all types of taxis and limousines) and RM1.30 for Class 5 vehicles (all types of buses).

The rate of toll at Bagan Ajam is RM1.20 (Class 1), RM2.40 (Class 2), RM3.60 (Class 3), 60 sen (Class 4) and RM1.20 (Class 5) while at Sungai Nyior it is 90 sen (Class 1), RM1.80 (Class 2), RM2.70 (Class 3), 50 sen (Class 4) and 90 sen (Class 5).

Mohd Noor said the 12.1-km expressway was equipped with closed circuit television cameras and “variable message sign” signboards while a rest and recreation facility is available at the Bagan Ajam toll plaza.

He also said that the expressway had six elevated interchanges, at Perai Lama, Dermaga Dalam, Terminal Feri, Terminal Kontena, Bagan Ajam and Bagan Lalang.

— BERNAMA